MUSIC FESTIVAL – MusicTown 2018
MusicTown is a ten-day festival taking place in different places in the city of Dublin, and it is starting today!
Setting out to explore and celebrate the diverse constellation of music cultures that exist in Dublin City, MusicTown aims to unify the city, making its music relatable and accessible, instilling a sense of pride in Dublin’s musical heritage, whilst welcoming newcomers and visiting artists.
Take a look at the programme; you will certainly find something that pleases you!
Fri. 13 April – Sun. 22 April 2018
Different places in Dublin
MUSIC – Columbia Mills
Tonight Columbia Mills perform at The Button Factory to present their debut album ‘A Safe Distance to Watch’ released in November 2017. And the least you can say is that the reviews of this new album are enthusiastic:
An Excellent Album – Paul McLoone, Today FM
” Tout Tingling Music” – THE IRISH TIMES 4****
From production to pedal work, Absolutely astounding – Fergal D’Arcy Today FM
Gets better with every listen- State Magazine
Emotive, powerful, affecting – The Last Mixed Tape
Album of the month- REMY Music blog (…)
Don’t miss this ‘indietronica’ band for their last date in Ireland before they begin their UK tour!
Fri. 13 April 2018
7:00 – 10:30 PM
The Button Factory
Curved Street, Temple Bar, Dublin
FLEA MARKET – Ha’Penny Flea Market
Every Saturday, The Grand Social hosts an indoor Flea Market where you can find very different stalls from vintage clothes to jewellery, vinyl discs, and also books. You can also savour a pint while listening DJs playing old vinyl.
Sat. 14 April 2018
12:00 AM – 6:00 PM
The Grand Social
35 Lower Liffey Street
KILO SALE – Tola Vintage Kilo Sale
Do you want to buy a whole new wardrobe for spring? Tola Vintage Kilo Sale is a very cheap and a good way to find a lot of clothes without even look at the price! It is a simple principal: find what you are looking for, get it weighed and pay €20 for every kilo of clothes.
Sun. 15 April 2018
10:00 – 17:00
Radisson Blu Royal Hotel
Golden Lane, Dublin 8
ESCAPE GAME – Escape Boats
What about trying a very original escape game this weekend? In Dublin, you can work as a team to solve puzzles and crack codes… on a boat! Don’t forget to pre-book 24 hours in advance.
Team of 2-6 persons.
Every day from 10:00 AM to 8:30 PM.
10:00 – 17:00
Grand Canal Dock, Dublin 2